Affiliates and Partners

The Science & Justice Research Center (SJRC) partners with multiple regional and international units to provide a discipline-neutral space to freely express and address areas of common concern through facilitated discussions, student exchanges, research, and training.

UCSC Affiliated Faculty

Elliot Anderson, Art

Hillary Angelo, Sociology

Neda Atanasoski, Feminist Studies

Karen Barad, Feminist Studies, History of Consciousness, and Philosophy

Chris Benner, Environmental Studies, Sociology

Micha Cárdenas, Art and Design: Games and Playable Media

Nancy Chen, Anthropology

Jennifer Derr, History

Lindsey Dillon, Sociology

James Doucet-Battle, Sociology

Madeleine Fairbairn, Environmental Studies

Lise Getoor, Computer Science

Herman Gray, Sociology

Julie Guthman, Community Studies

Camilla Hawthorne, Sociology

Dee Hibbert-Jones, Digital Art and New Media

Zia Isola, Center for Biomolecular Science & Engineering

Andrew Mathews, Anthropology

Jaimie Morse, Sociology

Maya Peterson, History

Tamara Pico, Earth and Planetary Sciences

Jenny Reardon, Sociology

Warren Sack, Digital Arts and New Media

Beth Shapiro, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Beth Stephens, Art, E.A.R.T.H. Lab

Susan Strome, Molecular Cell & Developmental Biology

Anna Tsing, Anthropology

Anjuli Verma, Politics

John Weber, Institute of the Arts and Sciences

Jerry Zee, Anthropology


UCSC Affiliated Centers, Departments, Divisions, and Groups

Center for Biomedical Science and Engineering

Center for Creative Ecologies

CBSE Research Mentoring Institute

Critical Sustainabilities

Departments of:




Environmental Studies

Feminist Studies

History of Consciousness


Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology



Divisions of:


Graduate Studies


Physical & Biological Sciences

Social Sciences

E.A.R.T.H. Lab

Genomics Institute

Institute of the Arts and Sciences

The Humanities Institute

The Humanities Institute Data and Democracy Initiative

Jack Baskin School of Engineering

Kresge’s Common Ground Center

Kresge’s Media & Society Lecture Series

Office of Research

Open Lab Research Center

Santa Cruz Institute for Social Transformation

Social Practice of Arts Research Center (SPARC)

Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE)



Center for Genetics and Society

San Francisco State University Health Equity Institute

San Francisco State University Department of Women and Gender Studies

UC Bioethics Collaboratory in Life and Health Sciences

UC Berkeley Center for Race and Gender

UC Berkeley Center for Science, Technology, Medicine & Society (CSTMS)

UC Berkeley Gender and Women’s Studies Department

UC Berkeley Politics of Biology and Race Working Group

UC Davis Feminist Research Institute

UC Davis Science and Technology Studies

UC Los Angeles Institute for Society and Genetics

UC San Francisco Center for Transdisciplinary ELSI Research in Translational Genomics (CT2G)

UC San Francisco Department of Sociology


Council for Big Data, Ethics, and Society

Data & Society Research Institute

Design & Social Interaction Studio at Georgia Tech

The Environmental Data & Governance Initiative (EDGI)

Ethical Resolve

UC Los Angeles Institute for Society and Genetics

Social Sciences Research Council



Centre for Global Health Policy at University of Sussex

Centre for Imaginative Ethnography

Centre for Medical Science and Technology Studies, University of Copenhagen

Department of Global Health & Social Medicine at King’s College, London, England

Max Planck Institutes for the History of Science and for the Scientific Study of Human History

Plant Studies Collaboratory

Politics of Evidence Working Group

University of Sussex

Universidad Industrial de Santander, Bogotá, Colombia

Uppsala University

York University